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Rhododendron Festival

Rhododendron Festival Image 2017

Sunday, May 6, 2018 | 11am-3pm

Deer Lake Park (near Shadbolt Centre for the Arts)  |  Community Centre Map Icon  Map
Free Admission

This charming festival produced by the City of Burnaby in collaboration with the Burnaby Rhododendron & Gardens promotes the long-term sustainable, ecological health of our communities. It presents a unique venue for both horticulture and arts groups.

Festival highlights include variety entertainment, rovers, mini-workshops, and interactive arts activities. A silent auction, plant sales are always crowd-pleasing favourites at this fun-filled festival!

Early Morning Activity: "The Bird Life of Deer Lake Park"
8:30-10:30am│Free
Discover the early spring birds of Deer Lake Park. Highlights include: the Great Blue Heron heronry, wood Ducks, Gadweall and other waterfowl on the lake, Rufous and Anna's hummingbirds, plus various species of woodpeckers, wrens, sparrows, finches, and perhaps some swallows and an early warbler or two. Pre-register by calling 604-297-4440.

Pre-register for other Rhodofest activities and guarantee your spot!

Bee Friendly Planter $10.00 11:30am-12pm
  12:30-1pm
  1:30-2pm 
Strawberry Tea   $5.00 1-1:30pm 
   


Shadbolt Centre for the Arts

11am-3pm | Free admission 
Enjoy exhibitors, entertainment, family activities and more. For info, visit www.brags.ca

 

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